Swiss Derivative Awards 2013

The Swiss Derivative Awards were presented for the eighth time on April 11, 2013 at an evening event in the function rooms at Kaufleuten in Zurich. The jury and the audience acknowledged the following products and issuers with awards:

EQUITY PRODUCTS

  • Winner: EFG FP, EFGCNN, Tracker Certificate on Long/Short Samsung vs. Apple
  • Nominated: Credit Suisse, MBNRN, Multi Bonus Certificate (with Leverage) on Nestlé, Novartis, Roche
  • Nominated: RBS, PERIP, Tracker Certificate on RBS Euro Periphery Value Select TR Basket


COMMODITY PRODUCT

  • Winner: The Royal Bank of Scotland, AURUD, RBS Aurum+ II Index Partially Capital Protected Note
  • Nominated: Bank Vontobel, VZCIC, Tracker Certificate on Vontobel Copper Strategy Index
  • Nominated: EFG FP, EFMXV, Inverse Barrier Reverse Convertible on Natural Gas


PRECIOUS METAL PRODUCT

  • Winner: ZKB, SILVRD, ZKB Barrier Discount Certificate Silber Ounce in USD
  • Nominated: Bank Vontobel, VQGOR, Collateral Cliquet Note on Gold with Reference Bond Clariant
  • Nominated: RBS, AURAU, Gold Capital Protected Note in AUD


PRODUCT ON FOREIGN CURRENCIES OR INTEREST RATES

  • Winner: Julius Baer Bank, JFVNQ, Long Leverage Certificate on the 10-year CHF Interest Rate
  • Nominated: Bank Vontobel, VZCNY, Tracker Certificate on a CNY Bond Basket
  • Nominated: EFG FP, EFGEJT, Capital Protection Product on MIST Currencies Against the USD


ALTERNATIVE UNDERLYINGS

  • Winner: UBS, CMDIX, Open End PERLES on UBS Constant Maturity Dividend Index
  • Nominated: RBS, GOTHI, Tracker Certificate on the Gotham International Enhanced Value TR
  • Nominated: EFG FP, EFGDSQ, Tracker Certificate on CBOE Dynamic VIX Indices


MARKET MAKER LEVERAGE PRODUCTS

  • Bank Vontobel


MARKET MAKER INVESTMENT PRODUCTS

  • EFG Financial Products


SPECIAL AWARD

  • EFG Financial Products

Explanation: Over the past six years, EFG FP has been of great influence and has made many promises which were kept. As a „Pure Structured Products Player“ and true innovator, EFG FP has played an instrumental role in shaping and positioning the Swiss Structured Products market internationally. The IPO, in fall 2012, marks yet another successful milestone


TOP SERVICE

  • EFG Financial Products
  • Bank Vontobel